Thomas J. Hefferon

Injury lawyer Tom Hefferon

Charlotte, North Carolina

(704) 243-9444
(888) 200-7977


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Thomas J. “Tom” Hefferon was born in Lincolnton, North Carolina in 1952. He is married to Sylvia Hefferon and has three grown children. He was educated in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools and earned his B.A. in Philosophy at the UNC-Charlotte. He is a 1981 graduate of the University of North Carolina School of Law, where he was a member of the Law Review. Tom is a member or former member of the North Carolina State Bar, the Mecklenburg County Bar, the North Carolina Bar Association, the American Association For Justice, and the North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers.

Tom has been practicing law in the Charlotte area since 1981 and concentrates his practice in serious personal injury cases, business litigation, and worker’s compensation. He has been trying jury trials in state and federal courts for more than two decades.

In addition to his trial work, Tom is also a certified mediator.

To discuss your case in a free and detailed consultation with an experienced and effective North Carolina serious accident and severe injury trial lawyer, contact our offices in Charlotte today.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury Cases
  • Business Litigation
  • Worker’s Compensation

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Mediator

Bar Admissions

  • North Carolina, 1981


  • University of North Carolina School of Law, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
    • J.D.
    • Law Review: University of North Carolina Law Review, Member, 1980 – 1981
  • University of North Carolina, Charlotte, North Carolina
    • B.A. – 1978
    • Honors: With Honors
    • Major: English Literature & Philosophy

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • North Carolina State Bar – Member
  • Mecklenburg County Bar – Member
  • U.S. District Courts, Western District of NC – Member
  • American Bar Association – Former Member
  • American Association of Justice – Former Member
  • North Carolina Advocates for Justice – Former Member